ROARING MINORS CAUGHT RED HANDED STEALING

Three minors from the Village of Roaring Creek attempted to steal horses in the Rivera Area of Belmopan on Sunday. Their plans were foiled when community members attempted to catch them. Paul Lopez files this report from the Rivera Community Paul Lopez, Reporter, PlusTV: On...

6 WEEKS SUSTAINABLE GROWTH AND DEVELOPMENT TRAINING

The Caribbean International Development Bank in Collaboration with the Government of Belize is hosting a Training Seminar in Capacity Building in Public Policy Analysis and Management and Project Cycle Management. The training is scheduled for 6 weeks and its purpose is to assist...

Belmopan City Council struggles to meet end of month payroll?

Plusnews has been reliably informed that workers at Belmopan City council have not received their end of month payment as yet as of today, June 1st.  We have been told that workers were expecting their end of month salaries on Wednesday but that did not happen. It appears that...

Anglican Church burglarized

Information reaching our news room is that the Belmopan Anglican Church has been burglarized twice in the past 10 days. We were informed by a lay minister of the church that someone broke into the church through one of its windows, two weekends ago, by destroying one of the...

Panamanian Diplomat’s accused murderer at trial

Yesterday and today, in the Belmopan Supreme Court, the case of 22 year old Wilsner Echeveria who was charged with the 2014 murder of 64 year old Panamanian Diplomat Jose Rodrigo De La Rosa Stanford, was heard. You might recall the tragic day of November 24 2014, when a farmer...

Arthur Saldivar serious about running in Belmopan

We reported last week that Attorney Arthur Saldivar has decided to run for office in Belmopan under the People’s United Party’s banner. Amidst all the past controversies surrounding his name and his previous attempt to run for office in Belize City, Saldivar told Plus News that...

Truck Driver Robbed in Belmopan; robber arrested

Police have arrested and charged one person in connection with a Friday evening robbery in Belmopan. When we left you on Friday, we reported that Police shot a man in the foot and transported him to the Western Regional Hospital for treatment. Reports at the time were that the...

Chinese Store in Belmopan Robbed

A Belmopan Chinese Business owner is the latest victim of robbery in the capital city. Details are still forthcoming, but Plus News was made to understand that a Chinese grocery store located on Cemetery road in Belmopan was robbed sometime around 4:30 pm yesterday. We also...

Another win for UDP in Belmopan

Today, the United Democratic Party is celebrating what they call an expected win in the City of Belmopan. The Capital City has been under the administration of the United Democratic Party since Mayor Simeon Lopez’s win in 2006. Mayor Lopez served three terms under the UDP before...

Independent Candidates say they are viable options

Independent candidates all over the country have made it known that they are viable options at the polls tomorrow. Running for Independent candidacy in Belmopan is Richard Smith of the Christian Pursuing Reform Party or the CPR. Richard Smith ran in previous municipal elections...

 Man falls to his death in Belmopan

A man fell to his death in Belmopan. Carlos Funesa, a construction worker from Pomona Village, was working on a house in Belmopan when he apparently had an accident. According to reports given to police by the construction manager, sometime around 2:30 on Monday February 19,...

More weed and guns

On Monday, Police conducted a search in an abandoned lot on Pitts Alley, Belize City which led to the discovery of a .25 pistol with an empty magazine and bag containing 119.8 grams of cannabis. No one was in the area and the drugs and firearm were deposited as found property. In...

Shotgun found in Maya Mopan

Belmopan police found a 16 gauge shotgun on Sunday.  Police say they visited a farm in the Maya Mopan Area of Belmopan on Sunday afternoon where they found a plastic bag with the shot gun about a mile from the road. No one was in the immediate area it was deposited as found property.

Woman’s womb erroneously removed wins lawsuit against WRH

A young woman whose womb was erroneously removed has won a lawsuit against the Western Regional Hospital. In 2015, a twenty–one year old Woman Police Officer and resident of Dangriga was having pain for which she went to the Dangriga Hospital for evaluation. She was later sent to...